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IMDbPro Roadshow Follow-up

IMDbPro Roadshow Follow-up

IMDbPro Roadshow Follow-upThank you to all who attended the IMDbPro Roadshow on 4/28/22! Please find the follow-up materials here with a breakdown of the items discussed in more detail. As a WITI member, you are eligible to receive a 30% discount off your monthly or...

Join us in Cannes!

Join us in Cannes!

Join us this month for two events at the Cannes Film Festival! You can meet WIFT representatives from our global community during two events in Cannes. The annual WIFT panel, organised by WIFT Israel, takes place on May 20th and our grand WIFTI reception takes place...

A letter from Ukraine

A letter from Ukraine

A letter from UkraineDear WIFT International, My name is Valeriya Golovina, and I’m a Ukrainian cinematographer and documentary director, who was privileged to work around the world until personal circumstances called me home to Ukraine.  On February 24th, 2022 I woke...

A letter from Russia

A letter from Russia

A letter from RussiaHi from nowhere, my name Maria Kuvshinova, before Feb 24 I used to be a Russian film critic and a cofounder of a feminist cinema web site which is now frozen or even closed (I really don’t know). I see no use (and no right) in covering Russian...

Update on WIFTI Summit 2022

Update on WIFTI Summit 2022

August 30th, 31st 2022 · WIFTI Summit 2022Celebrating Women in Film & Television International’s 25 year anniversary, the 2022 WIFTI Summit will take place as an online event happening from Lagos/Nigeria on August 30th and 31st, 2022. This year’s WIFTI summit is...

Dear Filmmakers All Over The World

Dear Filmmakers All Over The World

Dear Filmmakers All Over The WorldWe are all shocked by Russia's brutal attack on independent Ukraine, but our indignation should be backed up by concrete, responsible help for our Ukrainian sisters and brothers. Poland has become a natural place of refuge for many of...

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar with WIFT Bhutan

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar with WIFT Bhutan

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar in collaboration with WIFT BhutanWomen filmmakers make up only a tiny percentage of the whole industry in Bhutan; they are also less visible and marginalized within a male-dominated field. Being Bhutan’s first female director, Karma Deki faced...

Excellence in Craft on International Women’s Day 2022

Excellence in Craft on International Women’s Day 2022

Excellence in Craft with WIFT Australia on International Women's Day 2022 Excellence in Craft is back in 2022 with a Mexican bang! (Watch out, new date!) In this masterclass we'll meet with Argentinian/Australian Leticia Cáceres who is a writer and director for both...

Annual WIFTI Event @Berlinale

Annual WIFTI Event @Berlinale

Annual WIFTI Event @Berlinale 2022Humor is an essential part of the most successful content of the film and TV industry. To laugh is a lot of fun. It unites people, it gives audiences a great time. However – to create great humor isn’t always a walk in the park. To be...

Announcement: WIFTI Summit 2022 in Nigeria

Announcement: WIFTI Summit 2022 in Nigeria

WIFTI Summit 2022 to take place in NigeriaCelebrating the Women in Film & Television International 25 years anniversary, the 2022 WIFTI Summit will take place in Nigeria this August. Nigeria has a population of 200 million people, 371 tribes, 36 states and with...

WIFTI Members enjoy 30% discount on IMDb Pro

WIFTI Members enjoy 30% discount on IMDb Pro

WIFTI Members enjoy 30% discount on IMDb Pro tools!We are delighted to have established a partnership with the IMDb Pro Affiliate Programme! This partnership gives all WIFT International members a 30% discount on IMDb Pro and its amazing tools for finding contacts,...

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar: Sustainable Wardrobe and Set

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar: Sustainable Wardrobe and Set

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar with Bunny Yan in conversation with Imogen RossWIFTI Sustainability Conversation #2: Sustainable Wardrobe & Set - Tips & Tricks that will save you money & the environment December 2, 9am CET / 6pm AEST / 7pm AEDT Join us for this...

WIFTI Annual Report

WIFTI Annual Report

Read the WIFTI Annual Report 2020-21 here  With our fiscal year 2020-21 having ended on August 31, it's time for our chapters to renew their membership - and for new groups to think about whether they want to join the global movement and become a member of WIFTI....

European Organisations Join Forces Against Racism

European Organisations Join Forces Against Racism

WIFT International fights against racism together with ARTEFIn the Summer of 2020, a group of European film industry professionals gathered to form ARTEF, the Anti-Racism Taskforce for European Film. WIFT International has been a member from its beginnings. Engaging...

WIFTI x Cannes International Film Festival 2021

WIFTI x Cannes International Film Festival 2021

Producing & Social Impact with Pavillon Afriques in CannesWe are delighted to be co-hosting a conversation with Pavillon Afriques at the Cannes International Film Festival.  Our moderator Inya Lawal, WIFTI board member and President of WIFT Africa, will speak to...

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar with Christin Baker

WIFTI Worldwide Webinar with Christin Baker

Producing, Distributing & Social Impact with Christin Baker  // How to put underrepresented topics on the radar? What is it like to get your own production company and streaming service off the ground? How to find investors for your indie project?  In this...

50 organisations celebrate Anna Serner alongside WIFTI

50 organisations celebrate Anna Serner alongside WIFTI

  WIFTI joined by 50 Organisations in Open Letter to Anna Serner  After 10 years as CEO of the Swedish Film Institute, Anna Serner has handed in her resignation on 27 April, 2021. Women in Film & Television International is grateful for and proud of Anna's...

WIFT International congratulates Chloé Zhao!

WIFT International congratulates Chloé Zhao!

  Historic Win! Chlóe Zhao wins Best Director at Academy Awards!Women in Film and Television International (WIFTI) celebrates Chloé Zhao’s win at today’s Academy Awards, for Best Director for feature film “Nomadland”. Zhao is the first Asian woman to receive the award...

Coffee Chat for Emerging Networks

Coffee Chat for Emerging Networks

Coffee Chat for Emerging Networks  Are you new or in the starting phase of your WIFT network, and could do with some advice? Do you know a group of women who is currently forming and would like to get involved with WIFTI? With great happiness, we have seen the...

March 8 Short Film Showcase

March 8 Short Film Showcase

Celebrate March 8 with us and join us for 48 hours of short films from around the world!  On International Women’s Day, you’re invited to travel the globe with an empowering short film showcase spanning 18 countries. Created by and centered on women, these stories...

Annual WIFT at Berlinale Event

Annual WIFT at Berlinale Event

  Annual WIFT Berlinale Event   You can re-watch the event here.   An official partnership with Berlinale. In collaboration with WIFT Germany and WIFT International, WIFT Sweden, WIF LA, WIFT India, WIFT Africa & Forum of Women in Film & TV Nigeria...

Certify your film for free

Certify your film for free

Certify your film for free A staggering 80% of audiences want more diversity in media and entertainment. (Read up on it here!) To meet this demand, Ceretai has developed an artificial intelligence tool that measures diversity and determines if a film breaks norms....

Monitoring Diversity

Monitoring Diversity

Monitoring Diversity In a collaboration with Ceretai, Herflix, WIFTI and SF Studios, we are running a project funded by the Swedish Innovation Agency Vinnova to investigate norms on the big screen. The goal of the project is to implement technical solutions to drive...

WIFT Chapter of the Month: Wift Denmark

WIFT Chapter of the Month: Wift Denmark

WIFT Chapter of the Month: Wift Denmark WIFT Denmark has somewhat experienced a revival during 2020. WIFT DK started energetically in 1999, but had a period of fewer activities in the last years. With a new board elected in 2020, WIFT DK propelled their membership...

Online Magazine

Online Magazine

Online Magazine Check out the January edition of WIFT Nashville's Online Magazine! Reel Lumiere Magazine is a digital monthly publication and an engaging source for news, information, and resources for female filmmakers and film industry professionals. Why not do...